Treating ADHD in Children: Concerns, Controversies, Safety Measures

July 10, 2020

In this podcast, we speak with a psychiatrist about topics ranging from what prompted her to pursue a career in child psychiatry to treatment strategies and common conditions comorbid with ADHD.

How to Evaluate and Manage Psychiatric Symptoms Related to Workplace Concerns

June 09, 2020

Unprecedented numbers of Americans are losing their jobs. When patients describe psychiatric symptoms (eg, anxiety, insomnia, irritability), psychiatrists should ask about workplace issues.

How to Help Support Patients Who Are “Essential” Workers

May 27, 2020

In this podcast, Dr Andrew Brown, a member of the Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry, Work and Organizations Committee and lead psychiatrist for the Boston Police Department, provides his views on how psychiatrists can help support patients who have anxiety associated with the categorization as “essential.”

How to Support and Evaluate Patients Experiencing or Fearing Job Loss in the Era of COVID-19

May 15, 2020

In this podcast, psychiatrists from the Group for Advancement of Psychiatry, Work and Organizations committee walk us through assessing how a patient's work ties to their sense of identity. They describe ways to validate a patient's feelings, provide reassurance, and help manage their emotions.

PsychPearls: The Coronavirus Anxiety Cycle

April 03, 2020

Sit back and listen to Dr Jud Brewer discuss integrative approaches to managing anxiety during the COVID-19 pandemic.

PsychPearls: Supporting the Health of the Nation During the Coronavirus Pandemic

March 27, 2020

Is there special guidance for APA members regarding COVID-19 and their practices/patients? What resources are available?

Atypical Antipsychotics in Bipolar Depression

November 04, 2019

We have nearly a dozen atypical antipsychotics to choose from, but do all of these work in bipolar disorder and which of them should we start with? Listen to the podcast.

How to Talk to Patients About Bipolar Disorder

September 27, 2019

The bipolar word can be frightening or confusing to patients, but there are ways to talk about it that engage them in recovery. More in this podcast.